Progressive Outer Retinal Necrosis

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    Condition/keywords
    progressive outer retinal necrosis (PORN), cystoid macular edema (CME), occlusive vasculitis, non-perfusion, retinitis, retinal whitening, intraretinal hemorrhage
    Photographer
    Nichole Lewis
    Imaging device
    Fundus camera
    Description
    Fluorescein angiogram of an 86-year-old male with progressive outer retinal necrosis and chronic cystoid macular edema. This patient has occlusive vasculitis with non-perfusion, significant retinitis, retinal whitening and intra-retinal hemorrhages. Patient is immunosupressed with a history of kidney transplantation. VA 20/60. Patient was treated with intravitreal foscarnet and admitted to the hospital for an infectious disease and transplant team consultation.

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